LegacyLogo This activity is funded, in part, by appropriations from the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the State's general fund, and its arts and cultural heritage fund that was created by a vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

Project Grants

CMAB Fiscal Year starts July 1, 2014 and ends June 30, 2015

Provides funds to nonprofit organizations, schools, units of government and other organizations in support of arts-focused events.

$6,000 MAXIMUM: Organizations may apply for up to $6,000 with a 30% match requirement for any one project or not more than $6,000 in any one grant round.

$8,000 MAXIMUM: Organizations have to option to apply for up to $8,000 with a 50% match requirement one time in any of the three grant rounds.


  • Nonprofit 501(c) (3) arts organizations
  • Arts groups without nonprofit designation that are using a fiscal agent
  • Non Profit organizations that do not have arts as a primary focus, such as schools, senior centers, community education, cultural groups and colleges
  • Local government entities (city, township and county)
Wizard Of Oz
"Wizard of Oz" 2014 - Broadway Costumes/Sets


Wed., September 24, 2014
Big Lake Regional Library 4-6p.m.

Application DEADLINE:
Rnd 1: Wed., August 6, 2014
Rnd 2: Wed., November 5, 2014
Rnd 3: Wed., March 4, 2015

*DRAFT Review Deadline:
Rnd 1: Wed., July 23, 2014
Rnd 2: Wed., October 22, 2014
Rnd 3: Wed., February 18, 2015

BOARD Review Date:
Rnd 1: Wed., September 10, 2014
Rnd 2: Wed., December 10, 2014
Rnd 3: Wed., April 8, 2015

Project Grant $6,000
Request Guidelines

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  Project Grant $8,000
Request Guidelines

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Final reports are also completed online.
For instructions on how to create an account and how to use the
online grant system, Watch the Applicant Tutorial.

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